See also

William ( -bef1140)

1. William de Comyn of Fonthill, son of John de Comyn ( -aft1135) and unk DE GIFFARD ( - ), was born. He died before 1140. He married Maud BASSET.

 

Maud BASSET and William de Comyn of Fonthill had the following children:

 

Richard de Comyn, Justiciar of Scotland (1124-c. 1179). Richard was born in 1124. He married Hextilda de Tynedale circa 1145. He died circa 1179.

Second Generation

2. John de Comyn, son of Robert de Comyn, Earl of Northumberland, died after 1135. He married unk DE GIFFARD.

 

3. unk DE GIFFARD was the daughter of Adam Giffard of Fonthill.

 

Adam was either her father, or she was his heiress.

 

John de Comyn and unk DE GIFFARD had the following children:

 

1

William de Comyn of Fonthill ( -bef1140)

Third Generation

4. Robert de Comyn, Earl of Northumberland, son of Eustace de Burgo, died on [Julian] 28 January 1069 in Durham.

 

Robert came to England with William the Conqueror. It is understood that he/his family originally came from Comines in Flanders. He was slain whilst attempting to take possession of Northumberland.

 

Robert de Comyn, Earl of Northumberland had the following children:

 

2

John de Comyn ( -aft1135)

 

5. Adam Giffard of Fonthill has few details recorded about him.

 

Adam Giffard of Fonthill had the following children:

 

3

unk DE GIFFARD ( - )